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Otis Redding

The Black Crowes release their debut album : ‘Shake Your Money…

The Black Crowes’ ‘Shake Your Money Maker’ is their debut studio album produced by George Drakoulias and released on January 24, 1990 by Def American Recordings. Track Listing : 1.Twice As Hard (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – 04:09 . 2.Jealous Again (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – 04:35 . 3.Sister Luck (Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson) – […]

Atlantic publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Young, Gifted and…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Young, Gifted and Black’ is an album (its title being borrowed from the Nina Simone song ‘To Be Young, Gifted and Black) released on January 24, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Oh Me Oh My (I’M A Fool For You Baby) (Jim Doris) – 03:42 . 2.Day Dreaming (Aretha Franklin) – 04:00 […]

Atco Records publish Otis Redding’s debut album : ‘Pain in My…

Otis Redding’s ‘Pain in My Heart’ is his debut album produced by Jim Stewart and released on January 1, 1964 by Atco Records. Track Listing : 1.Pain In My Heart (Naomi Neville) – 02:22 . 2.The Dog (Rufus Thomas) – 02:30 . 3.Stand By Me (Ben E. King, Jerry Leiber, Mike Stoller) – 02:45 . […]

On TV today, Otis Redding on ‘Upbeat’ (1967)

December 9, 1967 – Otis Redding and his band, The Bar-Kays appear on TV musical variety show “Upbeat”, produced in Cleveland, Ohio. After the show, they fly to Madison, Wisconsin where they are to play tomorrow night at the “Factory.”

Atlantic publish The Blues Brothers’ first album : ‘Briefcase Full…

The Blues Brothers’ ‘Briefcase Full of Blues’ is their first album released on November 28, 1978 by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Opening: I Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 01:50 . 2.Hey Bartender (Floyd Dixon) – 03:01 . 3.Messin’ With The Kid (Mel London) – 03:35 . 4.(I Got Everything I Need) Almost […]

RCA publish ‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics,’ her…

‘Aretha Franklin Sings the Great Diva Classics’ is her thirty eigth studio album featuring ten covers of songs made famous by female artists and released on October 17, 2014 by Rca. Track Listing : 1.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 03:53 . 2.Rolling In The Deep (Adele Adkins, Nickolas Ashford, Paul Epworth, Valerie Simpson) […]

Arista publish Aretha Franklin’s album : ‘Aretha’ (1980)

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Aretha’ is an album (her second album with this title) released in October 1980 by Arista Records. Track Listing : 1.Come To Me (Willard Eugene Price) – 03:42 . 2.I Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:55 . 3.United Together (Phil Perry, Chuck Jackson) – 05:02 . 4.Take Me With You (Phil […]

Etta James releases her eighth album : ‘Tell Mama’ featuring…

Etta James’ ‘Tell Mama’ is her eighth studio album released on August 21, 1968 by Cadet. Track listing : 1.Tell Mama (Clarence Carter, Marcus Daniel, Wilbur Terrell) – 02:20 . 2.I’d Rather Go Blind (Bill Foster, Ellington Jordan) – 02:33 . 3.Watch Dog (Don Covay) – 02:06 . 4.Love of My Man (Ed Townsend) – […]

James Brown starts the recording of ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’…

James Brown‘s ‘Live At The Apollo, Volume II’ is a live double album (follow-up to his 1963 ‘Live at the Apollo’) recorded on June 24–25, 1967 and released in August 1968 by King. Track Listing : 1.Introduction To The James Brown Show (James Brown) – 00:31 . 2.Think (Lowman Pauling) – 02:55 . 3.I Wanna […]

Otis Redding closes day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Janis Joplin rocks day two at Monterey Pop Festival (1967)

June 17, 1967 – is the second day of the “Monterey International Pop Music Festival” in California. On today’s bill : Canned Heat, Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin, Hugh Masekela, Jefferson Airplane, Booker T. & the M.G.s, Otis Redding and many more

Volt release Otis Redding’s fourth album ‘The Soul Album’…

Otis Redding‘s ‘The Soul Album’ is his fourth studio album featuring among other session men Isaac Hayes and Booker T & the MGs released on April 1, 1966 by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Just One More Day (Otis Redding, Steve Cropper, Mcelvoy Robinson) – 03:31 . 2.It’S Growing (Smokey Robinson, Warren Pete Moore) – 02:47 […]

Joe Cocker records ‘Mad Dogs & Englishmen’ at Fillmore East…

Joe Cocker ‘s ‘Mad Dogs & Englishmen’ is a live album recorded on March 27–28, 1970 at Fillmore East, New York City and released in August 1970 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Honky Tonk Women (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 03:47 . 2.Sticks And Stones (Titus Turner, Henry Glover) – 02:37 . 3.Cry Me A […]

Otis Redding records ‘Live in Europe’ at the Olympia Theatre in…

Otis Redding‘s ‘Live in Europe’ is his first and unique live album recorded at the Olympia Theatre in Paris on March 21, 1967 and released during his lifetime by Volt/Atco. Track Listing : 1.Respect (Otis Redding) – 03:00 . 2.Can’T Turn You Loose (Otis Redding) – 03:20 . 3.I’Ve Been Loving You Too Long (Jerry […]

Stax publishes ‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla…

‘King & Queen’ by Otis Redding & Carla Thomas is a studio album (her fourth and his sixth and final) released on March 16, 1967 by Stax. Track Listing : 1.Knock On Wood (Steve Cropper, Eddie Floyd) – 02:48 . 2.Let Me Be Good To You (Isaac Hayes, David Porter, Carl Wells) – 02:48 . […]

Eric Clapton publishes ‘Old Sock,’ his twentieth album (2013)

Eric Clapton‘s ‘Old Sock’ is the twentieth studio album released on March 12, 2013 by Surfdog. Track Listing : 1.Further On Down The Road (Jesse Edwin Davis Iii, Taj Mahal) – 05:45 . 2.Angel (J.J. Cale) – 03:54 . 3.The Folks Who Live On The Hill (Jerome Kern) – 03:47 . 4.Gotta Get Over (Eric […]